Vaszily tapped brand manager at Sargento Foods Inc.
March 07, 2006
by Eric Schroeder
PLYMOUTH, WIS. — Sargento Foods Inc. has hired Michael G. Vaszily as senior brand manager of its Consumer Products Division. In his new position, he will have responsibility for refrigerated snacks and shredded cheese.
"I’m looking forward to continuing and building on the Sargento family tradition of delivering high quality, innovative new products that fulfill our consumers’ needs," Mr. Vaszily said.
Before joining the Sargento family in December, Mr. Vaszily was the global products innovation manager for Spectrum Brands, where he helped reshape the Remington Shaving and Grooming product line. He also was a brand manager for Heinz Ketchup at Heinz, and for Ziploc at S.C. Johnson.
"Michael has a proven track record with consumer products," said Lou Gentine, chief executive officer of Sargento. "He is an outstanding manager, and his proactive management style makes him one of the best in the industry."